Responsible for the direction of all therapy services (PT, OT, SLP). Coordinates and supervises operations of the department, administers physical agents prescribed by a referring physician.
Maintains performance improvement activities within the department and participates in CQI activities. Assures competency of all personnel.
Assists in formulating budget, evaluates department performance versus budget and takes appropriate action to remain in budget guidelines.
Develops and implements system of reviewing department charges, ensures that patient charges are accurate and entered on a timely basis. Maintains efficient and effective department operation while requiring compliance with all state, federal and local regulatory laws, standards and protocols.
Current licensure as a Physical or Occupational Therapist in the State of INSERT STATE.
Current Basic Life Support / CPR card.
At least 5 years of experience in the care of patients.
Min 2 years of supervisory/management experience
Physical and Safety Requirements:
Good general health and stress coping ability. Full mobility and ability to participate in vigorous activity. Ability to clearly and effectively communicate with all constituents (patients, families, peers, and other healthcare team members) as needed for assessment, intervention, and professional development. Possess near vision acuity for accurate reading of equipment and recording on patient charts. Must be physically able to lift, support and move patients.
OSHA Exposure Determination:
OSHA Task Category One: There is an inherent potential for mucous membrane or skin contact with blood, body fluids, or tissues or a potential for spills or splashes during the performance of the job. Universal precautions must be observed and protective devices worn by the employee when performing those tasks likely to cause exposure.
Machines, tools, equipment and work aids used:
Therapeutic exercise and modality devices including but not limited to: electronic equipment, exercise equipment, hydrotherapy equipment, electrical lifts, ambulation divides, wheelchairs, stretchers, medical monitoring devices, computer, phone, and dictation equipment.
Job : Therapy (PT, OT, SLP & Assistants) Primary Location : IN-Greenwood-Indianapolis South IRF Organization : 4089 - Indianapolis South IRF Shift : Day